WWT Slimbridge The JACK SNIPE still this morning, nine Cranes about in small groups and two Peregrines hunting together. (Paul Sutton). An Egyptian Goose on the spartina island viewed from the Holden Tower this morning. (Roberta Goodall). Pic by Paul.
Rodley Three adult Bewick’s Swans at Wilmer this afternoon. (Andy Jayne).
Cotswold Water Park West Belated news of a second-winter Caspian Gull on 30th November. (Mark Dowie).
Cotswold Water Park East 30 Goosanders, six Goldeneyes and six Mandarins at Pit 104. (Mick Jones).
Forest of Dean Ten Goosanders on Woorgreens Lake, also 30 Linnets and a few singles of Siskin, Redpoll and Crossbill in the area. (Ian Ralphs).
Cheltenham A Red Kite being mobbed over Cox’s Meadow this morning. (Louise Bride).
Badgeworth From Badgeworth Park along Hatherley Brook and the Gloucestershire Way 13 Fieldfares, a Redwing, a Bullfinch and a Buzzard over today. (Howard Taylor).
Cleeve Hill 20 Golden Plovers flew low over the Radio Masts early afternoon. (Duncan Dine).
Cherington At Cherington Lake and in the surrounding woodland this afternoon birds included six Little Grebes, 15 Mallards, a Kingfisher, two Nuthatches, two Marsh Tits, three Redwings, ten Fieldfares, nine Long-tailed Tits, a Green Woodpecker heard, two Jays, a Buzzard and a male Tawny Owl calling. (John Fletcher).